Travel Blogs from Puerto Varas, Chile

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Yet more perfect volcanoes!, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Yet more perfect volcanoes!

A travel blog entry by sueandmarcus

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... sort of getting used to it over here, it's almost like your head goes into a different time zone! Anyway we arrived in Puerto Varas in the early afternoon to be confronted with yet another stunning view across a lake, this time with three volcanoes in ...

Jouney to the end of the Earth!, Puerto Varas, Punta Arenas, Ushuaia, Chile travel blog

Jouney to the end of the Earth!

A travel blog entry by zarah-greg2010

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... days of travelling we have arrived at our ultimate destination goal of Ushuaia!!  From Pucon we took a twleve hour bus ride to Puerto Varas.  Fortunately we book the "luxury" bus which really mean more room for tall folk like Greg!  We got ...

Puerto Varas, Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas, Chile

A travel blog entry by paulandnic

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... markets we left for Puerto Varas which is situated on Lake Llanquihue with good views of Volcan Osorno.  Puerto Varas had a European feel to it as it was heavily influenced by German settlers. After a walk around town I ...

The lake district in Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

The lake district in Chile

A travel blog entry by heathercharles

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This is Charles.  After Bariloche, we crossed back into Chile and to our next stop Puerto Varas.  The bus ride took about 9 hours, which was longer than we expected.  We spent a good amount of time at the border check point as Chile is ...

Crossing Continent, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Crossing Continent

A travel blog entry by rosandjohn

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... – there was no taking the offender offline and dealing with them while the process continued. We eventually arrived in Puerto Varas, a lovely small resort town by the side of Lago Llanquihue with superb views across to Mount Osorno. Apparently, ...

We can see a volcano out our window, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

We can see a volcano out our window

A travel blog entry by freshwater_trip

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... wet to walk outside but we did have a lovely lunch there. It was close to 6pm by the time we arrived in Puerto Varas. This little town, in Chile, is situated on the edge of Lago Llanquihue. It was such a shame that the weather on the crossing was not with ...

Chiles famous wine and drunk decisions, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Chiles famous wine and drunk decisions

A travel blog entry by pinkymary

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For me it was the last day with the pachamama tour. Down to Puerto Varas via Puerto Montt. In Puerto Montt we stopped for lunch and the very famous fish market (which unfortunately had only a couple stands open). Alison and I decided on a nice glass ...

La région des lacs..., Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

La région des lacs...

A travel blog entry by toukydunky

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... l'avion dans 50min, pour Punta Arenas. Voici nos 3 jours passés dans la région des lacs. Notre point de chute fut Puerto Varas, une petite ville en bord de lac, ressemblant fortement à Lugano en Suisse, à moitié entre la station de ski (maisons en ...

Running to the Boat, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Running to the Boat

A travel blog entry by vagabonding

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... and take a cargo ship down the coast of Chile to southern Patagonia.  We grabbed an early morning bus to Puerto Varas Chile on Thursday and spent a wonderful afternoon walking around this cute little town on the shore of Lake Llaquine with great ...

Canyoning, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Canyoning

A travel blog entry by dbadgery

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A day of canyoning which was brilliant fun after getting over the fear of throwing yourself into rivers and down waterfalls in stunning mountain sceneray with a completely clear sky. In the evening stayed up to watch the sunset over the volcanoes ...

Back on shore, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Back on shore

A travel blog entry by suebar

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... up. We realised that we would have to find another restaurant for future dinners, there are plenty of restaurants in the centre of Puerto Varas but our hotel is a 15 minute walk from the centre and we just didn't feel comfortable with walking back late ...

Forts, Sealions and Volcanos, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Forts, Sealions and Volcanos

A travel blog entry by dbadgery

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... . Back in Valdivia at the fishmarket there was a familyh of sealions who sit waiting for scraps of fish to be given to them. In the afternoon a short bus ride to Puerto Varas, a lakeside resort village, with amazing views across the lake to Volcan ...

Zurück in Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Zurück in Chile

A travel blog entry by grundmann

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... doch: Auf der chilenischen Seite sieht es gleich anders aus. Während in Argentinien eher steppenartige Buschweiten vorherrschen, sind es in Chile vor allem weite, saftige Wiesen, die das Bild prägen. Auf den Wiesen sehen wir dann unser Abendessen in ...

Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by dashenzia

... having any excursions to catch we ventured out only at 1 PM for a coffee and a bus to Cascada de Saltos.  Puerto Varas/Puerto Montt/Bariloche are all part of the Chilean/Argentinian lake district, which is just spectacular.  It reminds be a ...

Puerto Varas - The Lake District of Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas - The Lake District of Chile

A travel blog entry by siestabrigid

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... District I forgot to say that there are lots of really good chocolate shops in Bariloche - think Swiss!! We had a six-hour bus journey to Puerto Varas - we left at 7.30 am - yes, I am on a holiday, but it is not the usual pampered type of holiday - ...

Puerto Varas - Coyhaique, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas - Coyhaique

A travel blog entry by domikik

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No engem Nuetsbus, sin ech dann en Samsden zu Puerto Varas ukomm. Ech war iwwerrascht iwwert déi kleng Staat. Huet mech un Schweden erënnert mat den klengen Holzheiser déi ganz farweg sin. Den Hostel war och wirklech gutt. Kleng Dortoiren, ...

A trip to the post office, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

A trip to the post office

A travel blog entry by suebar

... pm with my passport. The transaction had to be completed by 4:00 as that was when the post for the day would be transported to Puerto Montt. Much smiling and many gracias as we left. We walked back to the hotel for a snack lunch in our room and then at ...

Getting colder...Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Getting colder...Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by debsndarren

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Arrived in Puerto Varas after 3 hours on the bus and its certainly beginning to feel a lot colder! Puerto Varas is very German / Swiss influenced.  It's quite small and doesn't take long to wander around. We both need some waterproof trousers and ...

The River with No Name, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

The River with No Name

A travel blog entry by pumptronics

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Our plan: to walk 40km from Lago Todos Los Santos to Lago Rupanco. Our location: Vincent Perez Rosales park, Puerto Varas, Lake District, Chile. Our problem: Fitting 4 days of food, all our camping equipment and one oversized first aid kit into two 40L ...

Die Wasserfälle von Petrohue, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Die Wasserfälle von Petrohue

A travel blog entry by grundmann

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... ;ser verursachen eine 1A-Allergie. Und: Anstatt nur einer Allergiewelle pro Jahr gönnt sich Jule dieses Jahr gleich zwei. Puerto Varas ist ein kleines umtriebiges Touristenörtchen. Wir haben ein Hotelzimmer mit Blick auf den See und nach einem ...

Waiting for my boat in Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Waiting for my boat in Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by adair21

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Puerto Varas is a cute little town in the shadows of Mt Orsorno - a big impossing volcano over the other side of the lake. The first night I arrived there was a great sunset over the mountain / volcano. The town was originally settled by germans - so has ...

Beautiful Lago Ranco and dodgy Frutillar, Llanquihue, Chile travel blog

Beautiful Lago Ranco and dodgy Frutillar

A travel blog entry by griffs-on-tour

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... confused when we arrived there as Frutillar had been described as one of the most genteel and cultured German towns in the south of Chile but the first spot we arrived looked pretty normal. In fact down by the lakeside things did take on a Teutonic edge ...

Pretty German Town, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Pretty German Town

A travel blog entry by cailintaisteal

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Puerto Varas was a lovely old colonial Greman town, the buildings were typically German. We stayed in beautiful hostel, made from wood and so cosy it had wood burning stove in our room! We spent time walking round town, going to see a volcano but due to ...

Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by kerriegee

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Puerto Varas is a small German settled town in the south of Chile and the next stop on our way to Puerto Montt and the Navimag. It rained constantly for the two days we were there. On the second morning we got about 3 hours without rained so we wandered ...

A day in our Hostel room, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

A day in our Hostel room

A travel blog entry by cheeseandcarrie

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... and said goodbye to our family. They have been a big help and made us very welcome. At 8am we got on the bus to Puerto Varas. We had seen stunning pictures of this town. Very similar to Pucon with the Lake and Volcano. However when we stepped off the bus ...

Over the Andes and back to Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Over the Andes and back to Chile

A travel blog entry by pattiemcnamee

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... is kind of out in the middle of no where but has quite a collection of old cars especially Studebakers. We are staying in Puerto Varas, a small town on the shore of a beautiful lake. Overlooking the lake is a snow covered volcano. We were welcomed to ...

I was born, Puerto Varas, Chile, Chile travel blog

I was born

A travel blog entry by paulmassad

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My name is Paul Massad, I was born in Puerto Varas,  south of Chile. I grew up in Castro a very small town in the island of Chiloe. My family consists of my father Carlos, my mother Ivonne and my two smaller siblings, Jean and Michelle. Because of my ...

Petrohué & Parque Nacional Vicente Pérez Rosales, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Petrohué & Parque Nacional Vicente Pérez Rosales

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria

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... .   We returned the intention forms and then grabbed a coke from a small shop while waiting for a bus to take us back to Puerto Varas. It arrived almost straight away so we jumped on and dozed for a lot of the 90 minute journey.   All day we had ...

Yet Another Border Crossing into Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Yet Another Border Crossing into Chile

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria

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...   We hopped on to a small coaster, that was parked two bays up from the bus we got off, that would take us to Puerto Varas. After 30 minutes we were in Puerto Varas and were dropped off in the centre. The driver helped us with directions to our ...

Chile, Argentina  & Uruguay: Losers go South, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Chile, Argentina & Uruguay: Losers go South

A travel blog entry by nicoleloser

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... resting on the lake, and aptly named Teatro del Lago (the Theatre on the Lake).  Strolling around Frutillar and Puerto Varas and befriending all the wandering dogs in the area kept us reasonably entertained and distracted from the cold. Patagonia ...

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